Dr. Carson went on to press for a flat tax, rejecting Obama‚Äôs call for higher taxes on higher earners. ‚ÄĚWhen I pick up my Bible, you know what I see ‚ÄĒ I see the fairest individual in the universe ‚ÄĒ God ‚ÄĒ and he‚Äôs given us a system. It‚Äôs called the tithe,‚ÄĚ said Dr. Carson. Carson went on to extol their fairness of the flat tax, under which everyone pays the same percentage of income.
DR. BENJAMIN CARSON COUNTERS OBAMA'S AGENDA AT PRAYER BREAKFAST
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 07, 2013
By Fran Eaton
Dr. Carson attacked fiscal irresponsibility, instead urging restrained spending. ‚ÄúOne of our big problems right now...our deficit is a big problem. Think about it ‚ÄĒ and our national debt ‚ÄĒ $16 and a half trillion dollars,‚ÄĚ said Dr. Carson.